Holidays Windhaag bei Freistadt

Rest & Recreation in Windhaag

Must-Dos & Must-Sees

We warmly welcome you to our winter wonderland. Enjoy cross country skiing through unspoilt landscapes, have fun at the ice rink or the frozen pond and try skating or ice curling, relax and unwind while walking along the cleared hiking trails or simply have a look at the region´s highlights and attractions.

After an adventurous day we will spoil you with an infinite number of culinary delights and regional specialties at one of the cozy inns and traditional pubs. We are looking forward to your visit ...

Windhaag Recreational Paradise

Network of perfectly laid cross country skiing tracks - 30 km!! - linked to the neighboring towns and villages. Floodlit night track in Mitterbach/Grünbach

* Gently rolling hills especially suitable for cross country skiers and winter hikers
* Wonderful ice rink and ice curling facilities
* Many exciting events and attractions for both locals and guests

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Information on the region

Windhaag nestles in Mühlviertel´s picturesque North boasting an infinite number of highlights and attractions.

Our cozy little town was awarded "Upper Austria´s most beautiful village" in 1993. The town center with its picturesque lanes is well-preserved and offers a very charming ambiance so essential for relaxing holidays. In 2002 Windhaag received the Austrian Solar Award!

Experience genuine Upper Austrian hospitality and feel at home from the beginning of your stay. A wide range of recreational facilities and attractions are waiting for you. Among them the Mühlviertel Forest Museum, not less than 5 other outdoor museums, the forest trail, the museum trail and an infinite number of local artists and craftsmen.

The town of Anton Bruckner has a lot to offer - especially for families, groups and office outings.

Outstanding excursion site and recreational resort!

Dive into a whole new nature world - Discover the unique Mühlviertel Forest Museum, join us on guided hiking tours along the Forest Theme Trail and experience nature at its best ...

During a visit to the five breathtaking outdoor museums you get to know everything on Windhaag´s long tradition in crafts. Take a look back in time and find out more about the life of hammer smiths, shoemakers, tailors, coachmen, well builders, roofers, millers and carpenters.

The famous composer Anton Bruckner used to live in Windhaag for some time when he still was a school assistant. Bruckner fans are invited to discover a full range of memorial sites!

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Climate & Weather

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  • Monday
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Travel Route & Address

from Nürnberg via Passau - Schärding on the motorway A8 and Linz
from Munich and Vienna on the motorway A1 to Linz, then via Freistadt (on the A16) to Windhaag.

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via main station Linz to Summerau

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Tourismuskern Windhaag bei Freistadt
Markt 1
4263 Windhaag bei Freistadt, Austria
Windhaag b. Freistadt Upper Austria